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My 2002 cadallic escalade is leaking oil I don't eant just anyone to drop my transmission to fix it, but is it worth it at the age of the car?

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    driptron Jan 16, 2013

    thank you so much you are right on with your diagnosis...I have heard it was a

  • driptron
    driptron Jan 16, 2013

    rear main seal leak...haven't heard about the transmission going, but the truck has 179k miles, overall its still in good condition, I need it to last another year till I canafford to buy another comfortably...thank you for your response.

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This all depends on how much oil you are loosing and how many miles are on it, if you like the truck and it is a bad oil leak then repair it , but if it has a lot of miles and needs other costly repairs then do not, this is a job that will run about 600.00 depending on what is leaking. for example is it the rear main seal?
the transmission may be on the way out who knows, thinking over and go from there.

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If the vehicle fits your needs, and it still looks good 140,000 miles is only a number. If you love it, consider the 4000 an investment . A 2009 Escalade is surely going to cost a few bucks more :)). As far as what might break next, its a piece of machinery. Seems like you stay on top of things, As far as whether you should go to the dealer. It is electronically controlled. Bring to someone who knows what they are doing. The grief with a sub-par repair along with a large expense, is real tough to deal with. I say stick with the dealer. Good Warranty

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I would very much doubt it to cause the gearbox problem unless the transmission oil was leaking into the ra diator under pressure causing the gearbox to lose oil.

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